It is possible to run a city on clean energy, and the numbers are growing.
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Note: This post is based on a 5-minute “Lightning Talk” I gave at the 2015 TCIPG Sumer School. The Summer School is put on every other year, in the Chicago area, and I could not recommend it more. 1,326 more words
What is really wrong with our energy system, particularly as it relates to electricity and natural gas? Are there any mitigations available? I have been asked to give a talk at an Electricity/Natural Gas conference that includes both producers and industrial users of electricity and natural gas. 2,713 more words
Original source: Novel Energy Storage Leverages Free Gravity | EarthTechling |
Gravity already supplies us with one cheap and clean form of electricity storage. We can contain and then release a weight — in this case water, with pumped hydro. 320 more words
The US Department of Energy (DOE), which oversees the US power grid, nuclear arsenal and national science labs, is a prime target for cyberattackers who want to harm the United States. 439 more words